Honors and Positions

Prof. Dr. h.c. mult Walter Greiner

Honorary Doctoral Degrees
1982 Honorary Degree of Doctor of Science, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg/South Africa
1990 Honorary Doctor Degree, University of Beijing, China
1990/91 Honorary Degree of Doctor of Science, University of Tel Aviv, Israel
1991 Doctor Honoris Causa, Université Louis Pasteur, Strasbourg, France
1992 Doctor Honoris Causa, University of Bucharest, Romania
1997 Honorary Doctor of Lajos Kossuth University at Debrecen/Hungary
2001 Doctor Honoris Causa, Université Nantes, France
2001 Doctor Honoris Causa, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico City
2002 Doctor Honoris Causa, University of St. Petersburg, Russia
2003 Doctor Honoris Causa, Joint Institute for Nuclear Research Dubna (Moscow)
2003 Doctor Honoris Causa, Bogoliubov Institute for Theoretical Physics, Kiev (Ukraine)

Honors and Awards
1974 Max-Born Prize and Medal awarded by Institute of Physics, London, and German Physical Society (DPG)
1982 Otto-Hahn-Prize (Frankfurt/Main, Germany)
1986 First professor holding the "Frankfurt chair", University of Tel Aviv.
1987 Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts (FRSA), London
1989 Honorary Member of Roland Eötvös Society of Hungary (Budapest)
1993 Honorary Membership of the Romanian Academy, Bucharest
1998 Alexander von Humboldt Medal
1999 Officier dans l'Ordre Palmes Académiques
2001 Member of Accademia Gioenia di Catania
2001 Honorary Professor, Jilin University, China
2004 Fellow of Institute of Physics (FINSP), London
2006 1st Degree Physical Medal, Czech Physical Society
2006 Chairman of the Program Advisory Board of the Flerov Laboratory at Dubna

Guest Professorships
National Bureau of Standards, Washington, D.C. (1965)
University of Melbourne (1966)
University of Virginia, Charlottesville (1967)
University of Saskatchewan, Sakatoon (Canada) (1968)
Indiana University (1970)
Florida State University (1971)
University of California, Berkeley (1972)
Yale University, New Haven (1974 and since then regularly)
Oak Ridge National Laboratory (regularly),
Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee (regularly)
Joint Institute for Nuclear Research, Dubna, USSR
University of Cairo (1977)
University of Madras/India (1987)
Institute of Atomic Physics, Bucharest/Romania
Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory
University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg/South Africa
Argonne National Laboratory and University of Chicago,
Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory (regularly),
Lawrence Livermore Laboratory (regularly),
Duke University (regularly)
University of Arizona, Tucson

Since 1978: Adjunct Professor, Vanderbilt University and
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Tennessee, USA

Editorial positions
1976-79 Editorial Board, Journal of Physics G: Nuclear Physics, England
1981-85 Editorial Board, Reports on Progress of Physics, England
1985-90 Honorary Editor, Journal of Physics G: Nuclear Physics, England
1990 - Member of the Editorial Board Il Nuovo Cimento: Nuclei, particles and fields
1991 - Managing Editor for Europe of International Journal of Modern Physics E. (World Scientific, Singapore)
1992 1992 Editorial Board, Il Nuovo Cimento, Bologna
1993 Editorial Board, Heavy Ion Physics, Budapest
1994 Editorial Board, Foundations of Physics, New York - London